CLASSICS FOR KIDS

Britten: The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra

Compact Disc
10 Jan 1996

Barcode: 0724355539427

Composer: Benjamin Britten
Other participants: Wesley Warren, Trompete * Peter Walden, Englischhorn * City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Audio sample & Tracklisting

Disc 1 
01 Theme (Allegro maestoso e largamente): The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - Variations and Fugue on a Theme of P  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
02 Var.A: Flutes and piccolo: The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell Op.  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
03 Var.B: Oboes (Lento): The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell Op. 34  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
04 Var.C: Clarinets (Moderato): The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell Op  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
05 Var.D: Bassoons (Allegro alla marcia): The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - Variations and Fugue on a Theme of  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
06 Var.E: Violins (Brillante: alla polacca): The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - Variations and Fugue on a Theme  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
07 Var.F: Violas (Meno mosso): The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell Op.  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
08 Var.G: Cellos: The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell Op. 34  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
09 Var.H: Double basses (Cominciando lento ma poco a poco accel. al Allegro): The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra -  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
10 Var.I: Harp (Maestoso): The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell Op. 34  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
11 Var.J: Horns (L'istesso tempo): The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
12 Var.K: Trumpets (Vivace): The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell Op. 3  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
13 Var.L: Trombones and bass tuba (Allegro pomposo): The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - Variations and Fugue on  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
14 Var.M: Percussion (Moderato): The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell O  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
15 Fugue (Allegro molto): The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra - Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell Op. 34  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
16 Canadian Carnival Op. 19  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
17 An American Overture Op. 27  - Sir Simon Rattle/City of Birmingham Symphony Orche 
18 'A time there was...' Op. 90: I. Cakes and Ale: Suite on English Folk Tunes  - Sir Simon Rattle 
19 'A time there was...' Op. 90: II. The Bitter Withy: Suite on English Folk Tunes  - Sir Simon Rattle 
20 'A time there was...' Op. 90: III. Hankin Booby: Suite on English Folk Tunes  - Sir Simon Rattle 
21 'A time there was...' Op. 90: IV. Hunt the Squirrel: Suite on English Folk Tunes  - Sir Simon Rattle 
22 'A time there was...' Op. 90: V. Lord Melbourne: Suite on English Folk Tunes  - Sir Simon Rattle 
23 I. Lacrymosa (Andante ben misurato) -: Sinfonia da Requiem Op. 20  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
24 II. Dies irae (Allegro con fuoco) -: Sinfonia da Requiem Op. 20  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 
25 III. Requiem aeternam (Andante molto tranquillo): Sinfonia da Requiem Op. 20  - City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Sir Simon Ra 


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